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Barn/farm worker

Marshall, Virginia 20115
United States
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Date Posted: 03/10/2017 | Last Updated: 03/10/2017
Categories:
General Farm Labor, Groom - General, Manager - General
Positions Available:
Part Time
Annual Salary Range:
Not Specified
Minimum Education Level:
None
Horse Breeds Associated With This Job:
Thoroughbred
Languages Required:
English
Drivers license required?
Yes
Commercial drivers license required?
No
Own car required?
Yes
Pets allowed?
No
Non-smoker required?
Yes
Live on site?
Yes
Will pay to relocate?
No
Height/Weight Specifications
(For riding positions only)
Height:   ft   in
Weight:   lbs
About The Facility
Located in Marshall VA, 15 acre farm with 14 stall barn, indoor arena, outdoor all weather arena. Training, lessons, sale barn.
Job Description
A Marshall, VA based training stable has an open position for a live-in farm/barn manager. The position is part time - 20 hours a week. Duties include but are not limited to: Morning and evening chores which includes turn in/out, feed, water, grooming, blanketing, stall/barn cleaning, administration of equine medication when applicable, and exercising and lunging of horses. Experience is needed with horses of different breeds and age.
Experience with fence repair, operation of tractor and manure spreader, and maintaining indoor and outdoor riding arenas is prefered. We are looking for someone who is task oriented, self motivated, punctual, possesses communication skills, efficient, organized, friendly, and can provide references. Someone who is business oriented and will hold the highest standards of professionalism when interacting with clients and students. Compensation will be discussed on a case by case basis and will depend upon your level of experience and knowledge in this industry, and does include a furnished apartment (Pets on a case by case basis). This is a long term opportunity with great potential for the right person.
Job Requirements
Experience with horses of different ages and breeds, experience with OTTB preferred.
Benefits
Large 1 bedroom loft apartment, riding lessons
Description of Housing Provided
Barn loft style apartment ( approximately 800 square feet), located over top the barn, large 1 bedroom, 1 full bath, deck with a view.
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